Tuition and Payment Options
Tuition for the 2019-20 academic year is $51,665
Tuition is set annually by the Board of Trustees. A sample payment schedule follows:
April 10 - $2,000 enrollment deposit is due to secure place in class
July 31 - One half of tuition balance and student activity fee
December 31 - Balance of the tuition and student activity fee
Upper School students are required to have a laptop, or other comparable device, to bring to school as needed.
Families may participate in the Smart Tuition 10-month payment plan. This option includes a $50 enrollment fee per family, which allows families to pay for tuition in 10 monthly installments beginning in June.
For further information and materials on payment options for tuition, please contact the Business Office.
Newton Country Day School does not discriminate on the basis of race, creed, national and ethnic origin, or handicap in the administration of educational policies, admission policies, tuition assistance, employment, or any other school program or activity. It admits qualified students of any race, creed, color, and national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students.
The Tuition Refund Plan, administered by A.W.G. Dewar Insurance Agency, is available to purchase for $1,111. This Plan allows you the opportunity to insure your financial obligations to the school in the event of a student's absence or separation according to the terms of the policy. If elected, you will be invoiced for this Plan on July 1, 2019. A brochure detailing the specifics of the Plan is available in the Business Office and can be obtained by calling (617) 244-4246.
Important Tuition Assistance Dates and Timeline
Deadline to submit Parents’ Financial Statement (PFS)
For both new applicants and returning families, the tuition assistance application process begins in early November. You must submit your Parents’ Financial Statement (PFS) online through the School & Student Service for Financial Aid (SSS) website here.
A separate PFS form is required by each parent if divorced or separated and filing separate tax returns.
Deadline for both new applicants and returning families to upload to SSS copies of signed IRS 1040 forms, tax schedules, Business/Farm statements, and all W-2 forms for tax year 2018. New applicants will also submit the same for tax year 2017.
Returning families will receive their tuition assistance award in early March.
Accepted applicants will receive their tuition assistance award in the mail, with additional information from the Admission Office. This will be mailed on March 9.
Newton Country Day School cannot guarantee the availability of funds for late applicants.